Sapphire Pure Black 990FX

  • Sapphire Pure Black 990FX
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Based on 5 scores, 13 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    1
  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Excellent Layout of Commonly Used Components, Excellent Build Quality, Excellent Heatsink Cooling on All Major Components, Nine SATA III Connectors, Dual Gigabit LAN, Dual BIOS, Excellent Performance, Extremely Stable, Onboard Bluetooth, 7.1 Surround Soun

Cons:

  • Excessive VDroop Neccessitates Higher Voltages for OC, No Load Line Calibration Adjustment, Voltage Sensor Highly Inaccurate With Included and Aftermarket Software, Included Bundle and Documentation Should Be More Complete, Included TRIXX Software Is Not

Expert reviews and ratings

By Overclockers Club on

Taking a look or relook and evaluation of the AMD 990/950 chipset motherboards has been an interesting experience. CPU dies shrink and transistor density have gone into the billions with ever lessening voltage to send the on/off signals to all of...

By Expert Reviews on 60

It looks flashy, but this high-end motherboard’s performance is disappointing for the price...

By TechRadar on 80

A strong, stable AMD offering from Sapphire, the Pure Black FX990 is definitely one for the multi-GPU crowd or the storage...

By Pureoverclock on

Reviewing motherboards can be exciting but sometimes frustrating, especially when you run into instability issues or overclocking problems. And while Sapphire is a relative newcomer in the motherboard arena when compared to some other manufacturers,...

By Hi Tech Legion on

The Sapphire Pure Black 990FX is a mixed bag, to say the least. It goes far and above in some critical aspects, while managing to completely fall flat in some very basic aspects. It seemed like for every “wow”, there was a “what do you...

By Kitguru.net on 90

Today we are looking at the latest motherboard from Sapphire to support AMD’s new FX family of processors, with backwards compatibility for the previous generation AM3 CPUs. The Sapphire Pure Black 990FX is a full sized ATX board targeting the...

By HardwareHeaven on

It has been interesting to watch Sapphires boards evolve over the last year or so as they began to target the likes of ASRock, ASUS, Gigabyte and MSI who have been producing enthusiast based boards for some time now. The evolution has been very fast...

International Review By insidehardware.it on

Sapphire Technology è un'azienda con base ad Hong Kong divenuta in breve tempo leader mondiale per la fornitura di schede grafiche basate su GPU AMD.Seppur riesca a primeggiare nel mercato delle schede grafiche, da qualche anno a questa parte...

International Review By Alt om DATA on 80

Virkelig et fantastisk bundkort, der med fordel vil kunne danne basis for en AMD-baseret computer. Den er ikke billig, men den er fyldt med features og en brugervenlig u-efi, der lader brugeren træffe sine egne...

International Review By Planet 3DNow! on

Unser erstes Mainboard-Review unter Verwendung eines AMD-FX-Prozessors liegt nun hinter uns. Was bleibt ist ein sehr guter Eindruck des SAPPHIRE PURE Black 990FX, wenngleich die Platine des Herstellers nicht perfekt ist.Fangen wir mit dem BIOS des...

International Review By Pc Tuner on

Purtroppo nelle comparative di schede madri basate sulla stessa piattaforma è molto difficile trarre delle conclusioni, soprattutto basandosi sulle prestazioni pure. La motherboard è solo uno strumento secondario con il quale la CPU opera nei vari...

International Review By techstation.it on 80

Ci sono due distinti ragionamenti che si possono adottare per valutare la Sapphire Pure Black 990FX. Il primo, in funzione del prezzo, ci porta a promuovere in modo schiacciante questo prodotto. Ad un prezzo di 140€ nei principali shop online, la...

International Review By PC for Alla Extreme on

rätt vana vid att se moderkort från Sapphire, men de är fortfarande mest kända för sina grafikkort. Ifall man går in på prisjakt ser man att tillverkaren nu har modeller för de flesta plattformar.Sapphire Pure...